Parents, please join us for a two-part parent series on the teenage vaping epidemic on Monday, October 29th and Tuesday, November 27th from 7:00-8:00 pm in the Patton Middle School auditorium. Speakers from Holcomb Behavioral Health Systems, Caron Treatment Centers, and the Chester County Tobacco-Free Coalition will present on the dangers of vaping and resources and education for parents. See the attached flier for more details.
Get your pants scared off for a good cause! UHS Mini Thon is selling discounted combo tickets to Arasapha Farms’ Bates Motel Haunted House, Revenge of the Scarecrows Haunted Trail and Haunted Hayride!!! For more information or to purchase tickets, contact Faith Dilworth at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Check out the Student INVENTION CONVENTION! It's a celebration of invention, innovation, authentic learning, and 21st Century Skills. It's a Virtual Competition, held online—winners advance to the Finalists PA Invention Convention at The Hotel Hershey! More details
On October 11, Andre Elliott spoke to Patton students at grade-level assemblies about the Sandy Hook Promise program, Say Something. You can watch his presentation here. And, our students have already begun to take on the challenge of spreading the word. Check out their video message right here.
This year Patton MS will be offering a parent book club using the book The Gift of Failure by Jessica Lahey. The club is designed to be a casual opportunity to engage as parents in a judgement free zone. If interested in joining please email Laboure at email@example.com. Read more.
Our next Art After School is Pumpkin Power!! Celebrate Halloween and Thanksgiving by joining other happy Patton pumpkin heads after school carving pumpkins, making red clay pie plates and creating critters with natural materials collected in Nature. Sessions run October 23-November 15. Click here for a registration form and more details.
Patton’s Book Fair will be October 22-26. Stop by for some great selections! Click here for more information. And the Coin Jar Challenge is back! Students can donate coins to their Advisory’s coin jar. Money will be used to purchase books for Patton’s library. Scholastic will match the amount we raise to purchase books for schools in need.
Hey Patton 7th & 8th graders!! We encourage you to take part in our 5th annual Heritage Day to showcase the native country of your family and to celebrate the different cultural heritages we have here at Patton! If you are interested, please go to the counseling center and sign up to learn more.